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  • September 14, 2018
    U.S. airlines carried a new high of 74.8 million systemwide (domestic and international) scheduled service passengers, seasonally-adjusted, in June 2018, up 1.0 percent from May, for the fifth consecutive monthly increase.
  • September 13, 2018
    The Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI), which is based on the amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry, fell 0.9 percent in July from June, falling for the first month after reaching an all-time high in June. The July 2018 index level (135.1) was 42.5 percent above the April 2009 low during the most recent recession (Tables 1, 2, and 2A).
  • News Digest:

    September 6, 2018
    Date: Thursday, September 6 2018An estimated 25.5 million Americans have disabilities that make traveling outside the home difficult and 3.6 million do not leave their homes because they are disabled or housebound, according to “Travel Patterns of American Adults with Disabilities.” The Bureau of Transportation Statistics developed the report using data from the 2017 National Household Travel Survey to examine the daily travel of adults with self-reported travel-limiting disabilities.
  • News Digest:

    September 5, 2018
    Date: Wednesday, September 5, 2018The Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) has submitted Fleet Composition of Rail Tank Cars Carrying Flammable Liquids: 2018 Report, to Congress measuring industry-wide progress in manufacturing and modifying safer rail tank cars that transport flammable liquids.
  • August 22, 2018
    Freight between the U.S. and other North American countries (Canada and Mexico) in June 2018:Most-used mode: Truck moved $66.6 billion of freight, up 5.3 percent compared to June 2017Second mode: Rail moved $15.7 billion of freight, up 2.0 percent compared to June 2017